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Republic Pictures Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 663 works in 1,197 publications in 1 language and 25,032 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Horror films  Biographical films  Made-for-TV movies  Historical films  History  Science fiction films  Fiction 
Roles: Distributor, Copyright holder, Director, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Republic Pictures Home Video (Firm)
Rio Grande by John Ford( Visual )

14 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wayne stars as a Union officer who is ordered to burn the plantation of his southern wife. She won't speak to him for 15 years, during which time he is assigned to the Indian Wars in the southwest. The Apaches cause trouble by escaping across the Rio Grande, until Wayne is allowed to follow
Sarah plain and tall by Patricia MacLachlan( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the year 1910, New Englander Sarah Wheaton answers an ad for a mail-order bride placed by Kansas farmer Jacob Witting, a widower rearing two children. She begins a 30 day trial period as their guest and enthusiastically assumes all motherly responsibilities. As the days pass, this lonely, motherless family gradually opens their hearts to Sarah and slowly comes to terms with their painful past. Their lives again become spontaneous and magical. Love and respect replace fear and distrust as they join together as a family"--Container
The quiet man by John Ford( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American prizefighter returns to Ireland in order to forget the past and live peacefully in his village birthplace. He falls in love with the hot-tempered sister of a belligerent neighbor, and trouble ensues over the payment of her dowry
It's a wonderful life by Frank Capra( Visual )

18 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sentimental classic about a young man who attempts to end his life, only to be shown the error of his ways by his guardian angel
High noon by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

14 editions published between 1952 and 1992 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired marshal's wedding is interrupted when he learns a killer he sent to jail will return to town on the noon train to seek revenge. The townspeople refuse to help him, so he is forced to take up his badge and guns again, alienating his new bride, a Quaker who is opposed to violence
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presentation of Shakespeare's tragedy Macbeth
Force of evil by Abraham Polonsky( Visual )

9 editions published between 1945 and 2004 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A racketeer's lawyer finds that his boss has found a way to bankrupt New York's "numbers banks" but gets wedged between the numbers racket and a new prosecutor's anti-crime campaign
O pioneers! by Glenn Jordan( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the turn of the century, an immigrant's daughter inherits her family's Nebraska farm and her father's fierce love for the land. Fifteen years later she has made the family a fortune through her canny management of the farm, but has never forgotten the young man who left the prairie to seek his fortune
Long day's journey into night by Eugene O'Neill( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author Eugene O'Neill gives an autobiographical account of his explosive homelife. Fused by a drug-addicted mother, a father who wallows in drink after realizing he is no longer a famous actor and an older brother who is emotionally unstable and misfit, the family is reflected by their youngest son, who at 23 is a sensitive and aspiring writer
Invasion of the body snatchers by Don Siegel( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santa Mira, a small town in California, is suddenly beset with cases of townspeople acting in strange ways and evidence points to an invasion of extraterrestrial origins. With only a few other believers, Dr. Miles Bennell tries to warn the larger world while evading capture by those he once trusted
A double life by George Cukor( Visual )

5 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A great Broadway actor (Ronald Colman) and his ex-wife who is also his leading lady, accept a new play "Othello". The actor has been becoming obsessed with his roles and can't leave them in the theatre, so he becomes caught in the grip of Othello's powerful influence. His resulting "double life" makes him a threat to those around him
John Steinbeck's the red pony( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The love of a family is threatened by a boy's devotion to a red pony and the boy's friendship with a hired hand
Body and soul by Robert Rossen( Visual )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his devious climb to be middleweight champion of the world, Charley has become hard and arrogant, and has estranged both his mother and the girl he loves. The film ends with an exciting boxing match in which Charley faces the truth about himself and the corruption which surrounds him
The Secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Visual )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the sudden death of her parents, Mary Lennox is sent from their home in India to the English estate of a distant family friend. Sad and lonely, her only interest lies in a secret garden, abandoned after a tragic accident occurred there. With the help of a local boy and Colin, her guardian's invalid son, Mary's spirit is reawakened as they bring the garden back to life
The court-martial of Billy Mitchell by Otto Preminger( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brigadier General Billy Mitchell has devoted his life to the military, and his career to developing a superior air defense force for the United States. When top army brass fail to recognize the importance of air power following its crucial role in winning WWI, Mitchell initiates a campaign to change their minds--a campaign that will ultimately lead to his demotion and the most controversial military trial in U.S. history
Cujo by Lewis Teague( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In rural Maine, Vic and Donna Trenton struggle to repair their crumbling marriage, while their young son Tad befriends a hulking, lovable, 200-pound St. Bernard named Cujo. But the once-docile dog undergoes a hideous transformation, becoming a slavering, demonic, implacable killer. Cujo is a South American Indian word meaning "Unconquerable force." Once it comes to life, it acts with the power of madness and carries the promise of certain death. Confronting the madness that threatens to overtake the family members, they discover the strength to face their fear and the courage to fight for their survival
Separate but equal( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This made-for TV movie dramatizes the events leading to the landmark Supreme Court decision outlawing segregation
Twin Peaks by David Lynch( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The body of a young girl (Laura Palmer) is washed up on a beach near the small Washington state town of Twin Peaks. FBI Agent Dale Cooper is called in to investigate her strange demise only to uncover a web of mystery that ultimately leads into the heart of the surrounding woodland and his very own soul"--Douglas Baptie, Internet Movie Database
Pursued by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A complex tale of family feuds, murder and vengeance in the Old West
Peter Shaffer's Amadeus( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from Shaffer's play, the film presents the life of Antonio Salieri, a mediocre 18th century Viennese composer obsessed with and jealous of the musical genius of the age, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
 
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